Best Jobs 2014: The Most In-Demand Jobs in Edmonton

 
Edmonton
(Darren Kirby)

This list is compiled using job-posting data provided by Workopolis for the year 2013. It ranks employment fields by proportional demand level. Note that some of the fields (e.g. Insurance) are quite specific while others (e.g. Professional Services) are quite broad. Please see our complete methodology as well as the job field definitions.


Most in-demand job for this city:

Job: Mechanical Engineer

Typical Salary: $77,188

Other Top Jobs In Demand: Electrical Engineer, Geotechnical Engineer


Rank Field Total Job Postings % of all job postings 1-Year Change (%)
1 Professional Services 2,900 23% -17%
2 Agriculture/Manufacturing 2,503 20% 2%
3 Energy & Utilities 1,983 16% -28%
4 Financial Services 1,672 13% 9%
5 Health Care 836 7% 13%
6 Telecommunications, Media & Technology 721 6% -8%
7 Government (Public Sector) 674 5% -7%
8 Education 577 5% 31%
9 Insurance 466 4% -1%
10 Hospitality & Hotels 269 2% 27%


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